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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Moths in Haddington Garden

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:30

Free event organised by Haddington Garden Trust and Butterfly Conservation.

All welcome, but no dogs allowed in the gardens.

If you would like more information contact: [email protected]

Did you know?

Most poisonous

There are lots of contenders here – possibly the pretty red and blue rove beetle Paederus – very, very tiny amounts of its poison have been used to cure chronic ulceration in people. Ladybirds are pretty poisonous (and pretty) and can bleed foul-tasting poisonous brightly coloured blood from their knees.